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The Bee at My Window


                                    For Marthe Reed


No sooner than the news of your death,

Came the bee at my window.

It buzzed out a sawmill’s worth of jagged poetry, 164 more words

Writer's Life

That New York City Tongue

I hadn’t heard it in over twenty years:
the last time I heard it, he had played a Junkie in a film about himself
and the other night when I heard it again… 352 more words

Creative Writing

Cornelius Eady, Poetry of Compassion and Truth

Cornelius Eady is the author of eight books of poetry, including Hardheaded Weather: New and Selected Poems (Putnam, April 2008). His second book, Victims of the Latest Dance Craze… 339 more words